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The Resource Forgetting Foster, Dianne Touchell

Forgetting Foster, Dianne Touchell

Label
Forgetting Foster
Title
Forgetting Foster
Statement of responsibility
Dianne Touchell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Foster suddenly recognised the feeling that rolled over him and made him feel sick. It was this: Dad was going away somewhere all on his own. And Foster was already missing him...Foster Sumner is seven years old. He likes toy soldiers, tadpole hunting, going to school and the beach. Best of all, he likes listening to his dad's stories...But then Foster's dad starts forgetting things. No one is too worried at first. Foster and Dad giggle about it. But the forgetting gets worse. And suddenly no one is laughing anymore...A heartbreaking story about what it means to forget and to be forgotten
Summary
Foster suddenly recognised the feeling that rolled over him and made him feel sick. It was this: Dad was going away somewhere all on his own. And Foster was missing him...From the author of A Small Madness comes an unflinching, compassionate, heartbreaking story of one family's experience of Alzheimer's Disease
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2017.
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10518078
Cataloging source
ANL
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Touchell, Dianne
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Fathers and sons
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Forgetting Foster, Dianne Touchell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057597010
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9781760110796
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)947042460
Label
Forgetting Foster, Dianne Touchell
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057597010
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9781760110796
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)947042460

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